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How to Prepare for Hiring in 2023

Do people think now is a good time to look for a new job? The surprising answer is: “Yes!” Despite the overall U.S. economic picture being far from perfect. In recent weeks there has been an increase in job seekers’ optimism, and overall hiring trends, too. As people navigate their resolutions for 2023, there’s one […]

 

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How to Write a Cover Letter that Will Stand Out

A cover letter is a one-page document (or email introduction) that you submit as part of your job application (alongside your CV or Resume). Its purpose is to introduce you and briefly summarize your professional background, especially as it compares to any specific job opening you’re applying to. Here are our tips on writing a cover […]

 

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January 2023 Job Search Webinars on ABR JobConnect

Each month, ABR JobConnect™, powered by ABR Employment Services, offers free weekly webinars to address topics most important to your job search. A live question and answer session is held at the end so you can get unstuck by what may be holding you back in your job hunt. How to Get Hired When You […]

 

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Resume Do’s and Don’ts Every Job Seeker Should Know

Before we get into Resume Do’s and Don’ts, let’s go over the purpose of a resume. The purpose of a resume is to provide a summary of your skills, abilities and accomplishments. It is a quick advertisement of who you are – not an autobiography. It is also a “snapshot” of you with the intent […]

 

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December 2022 Job Search Webinars on ABR JobConnect

Each month, ABR JobConnect™, powered by ABR Employment Services, offers free weekly webinars to address topics most important to your job search. A live question and answer session is held at the end so you can get unstuck by what may be holding you back in your job hunt. Follow Up Is Critical Date: Wednesday, […]

 

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Interview Preparation: Be Positive, Interested, and Engaged

No matter which side of the interview desk you sit on, you absolutely must use interview preparation to make a great impression. The employer has to be ready to explain why their organization and the position provide a great opportunity for the candidate; likewise, the candidate has to convince the potential employer why they are […]

 

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5 Benefits Working With a Staffing Agency as a Business

Companies turn to a staffing agency when they need assistance filling positions or want to outsource HR responsibilities. US staffing revenue is projected to grow 14% this year to reach a record of $212.8 billion, according to the recently released “US Staffing Industry Forecast: September 2022 Update” report by Staffing Industry Analysts. 5 Benefits Working […]

 

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How to Brief and Share Your References

Most employers today perform reference checks before hiring someone. Today, we are sharing how to brief and share your references. If you’ve got the right skills and experience, it would be a shame if your references were to prevent you from landing a new job! So, what can you do to make sure you have […]

 

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Accounting and Finance Salaries

Finding a skilled and trustworthy finance and accounting executive is a task of the utmost importance for your organization. ABR Professional Search’s Salary Guide provides current market information as the best way to understand current trends and assist with budgeting salary ranges. Over the past two years, we have collected salary data from more than 8,000 […]

 

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